Employment Opportunities

All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County and other county extension associations must be submitted through the Cornell University Employment System . We do post available job opportunities on this page when they become available with links to the Cornell website, for your convenience.  

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.

Data Entry Coordinator & Operations 

The Data Entry Coordinator will serve as the designated individual, working with the Supervisor, operating the Association data base program, Donor Perfect. This position maintains the entering of new and updated customer and account information, preparing reports and correspondence, assist staff with program forms and reports. Will provide financial, registration and invoices from the data base as needed. Perform technical aspects of accounting data entry and functions according to established procedures and policies. This position will also provide, along with the Supervisor, general/basic IT functions to the staff as needed. This is a full-time, working 37.5 hours weekly, with compensation rate of $18.42 per hour, non-exempt, and benefits eligible position. All interested candidates must apply on-line by Oct. 23rd to:


Full position description attached to the title name.

Family Education Coordinator

The Family Education Coordinator (Association Resource Educator) is responsible for planning, implementing, developing, promoting and evaluating parent and family educational programs benefiting the health and welfare of Orange County families. Responsibilities include planning, implementing, developing, coordinating, promoting and evaluating the Relatives as Parents Program (RAPP) as well as general parenting education programs.The main objective will be to establish a coordinated system of prevention focused education and support programs to meet the diverse needs of Orange County families. All programs emphasize parenting skills, nutrition, financial management, navigating the legal system and health and wellness education.

Full position description is attached in the position's title.

This is a full time, 40 hrs. per week, exempt, benefits eligible position.

Compensation paid at rate of $57,990. per year. Excellent benefit package.

All interested candidates must apply on-line at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/Family-Education-Coordinator---Middletown--NY_WDR-00020807

Deadline for applying is Oct. 10, 2019 – Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

Project Field Technician

Under the direction of regional vegetable specialists (Extension Associates), the Project Field Technician will be responsible to provide technical and program support in carrying out research and outreach that will ultimately enhance the profitability and sustainability of the vegetable, small fruit, grape and tree fruit industries served by the ENYCH. Travel to research plots on commercial farms throughout the region served by the ENYCH to assist in the collection and recording of data. Scout for insects, diseases, weeds and crop damage in research plots and commercial farms and maintain good records. Work will frequently be performed in commercial fields that have been sprayed with pesticides and will require training in Worker Protection Standards (WPS) to understand the safe field re-entry period and practices. Perform basic data entry and summary. Assist in logistical setup for educational meetings and events throughout the region. Ensure that all protocols and procedures adhere to safety requirements.

Full position description is attached in the position's title.

This is a one-year appointment (39 hours/week) with possible extension depending on funding and performance. Hours may be reduced to a minimum of 20 hours/week during winter months depending on available work and funding. This position will be located in the lower Hudson Valley region of New York State.

All interested candidates must apply on-line at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Cornel...

Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

Administrative Assistant – SNAP – ED Program

SNAP-Ed Administrative Assistance (previously recognized at Eat Smart New York): Looking for an individual with Administrative Assistant experience whom has excellent organization skills, great attention to detail and understands the dynamics for working with a ‘remote’ team. This position provides direct support for a 9 county SNAP-Ed Regional Program, and works hand in hand with the Project Manager for statewide technical assistance efforts. Housed in the Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County office this position is an integral team member who needs to communicate effectively through all channels to team members housed throughout our Region (Dutchess, Rockland, Putnam, Westchester, Sullivan, Ulster, Greene, Colombia, and Orange Counties). Strong and efficient processing skills including Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook is a must. Knowledge in health, nutrition, wellness and obesity prevention is preferred. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Program (SNAP-Ed) is part of the federal SNAP program and is grant-funded through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and administered by the Federal Food and Nutrition Services (FNS).This is a full-time, 37.5 hours per week, non-exempt, grant funded, and benefits eligible position.All interested candidates must apply on-line by Oct. 23 rd:


Full position description attached to job title name.


Peggy Kral
Executive Administrator

Last updated October 11, 2019